Accession Number:

ADA591137

Title:

An Examination of the Department of the Army's Portion of the Department of Defense Budget Request in Order to Determine If It Has Been in Line with the Specified Priorities of the Congress from Fiscal Year (FY) 2001 through FY 2010

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMMAND AND GENERAL STAFF COLLEGE FORT LEAVENWORTH KS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-06-13

Pagination or Media Count:

193.0

Abstract:

This thesis examines the Department of the Army s portion of the Department of Defenses DoD budget request from Fiscal Year FY 2001 through FY 2010. The examination used qualitative, quantitative, and mixed method analyses. Two secondary questions also were considered 1 When new priorities emerged, did the budget request respond 2 Is there a correlation between a change in priorities and a change in budget 3 What were the priorities set forth in the National Security Strategy, the National Defense Strategy, and the Quadrennial Defense Review 4 How much supplemental funding was appropriated to the Army and 5 How much did the Armys budget request change from FY 2001 to FY 2010 The thesis also examined the Armys budget requirements for the period being studied and attempted to identify any correlations between the executive branch and congressional priorities for the Department of the Army.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Government and Political Science
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE